Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Mac OS X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS X over the 6 months to 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apple Mac OS X
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 220 210 234
Rank change year-on-year -10 +24 -24
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 25 43 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.61% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.91% 2.94% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 9
City of London median daily rate £575 £294 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +95.74% +30.56% -31.82%
10th Percentile £132 £123 £177
90th Percentile £664 £579 £490
Central London median daily rate £550 £331 £225
% change year-on-year +66.04% +47.22% -30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
City of London median hourly rate - £19.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £19.00 -

Mac OS X is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,312 1,464 1,339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.63% 20.79% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,007 1,145 1,049
City of London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £165 £213 £238
90th Percentile £650 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 66 32
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% +10.00% -10.53%
10th Percentile £12.04 £14.40 £12.76
90th Percentile £38.23 £23.50 £29.53
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £18.70
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.97% +2.44%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in the City of London

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mac OS X in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mac OS X in the City of London

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mac OS X in the City of London

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (44.00%) Java
3 11 (44.00%) Node.js
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) Python
4 10 (40.00%) Ruby
5 9 (36.00%) ITIL
6 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (32.00%) Office 365
6 8 (32.00%) Windows 10
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
7 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (28.00%) Ubuntu
7 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) Debian
7 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (24.00%) Firewall
8 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 5 (20.00%) openSUSE
9 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (20.00%) SABSA
9 5 (20.00%) HP Fortify
9 5 (20.00%) React

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Confluence
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) Jetty
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Office 365
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.00%) G Suite
4 1 (4.00%) IaaS
4 1 (4.00%) PaaS
4 1 (4.00%) SaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (12.00%) Wireless
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) SSH
4 2 (8.00%) VoIP
4 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) Intranet
5 1 (4.00%) Skype
5 1 (4.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Ant
3 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (8.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) FishEye
3 2 (8.00%) Gradle
3 2 (8.00%) Hudson
3 2 (8.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) Leiningen
3 2 (8.00%) Maven
3 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (8.00%) Poseidon for UML
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
3 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.00%) Grunt
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 10 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Mac Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.00%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) Node.js
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) React
3 4 (16.00%) Play Framework
4 3 (12.00%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 3 (12.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
5 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.00%) Apache Camel
5 2 (8.00%) GWT
5 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.00%) JMS
5 2 (8.00%) JSON
5 2 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (8.00%) Spring
5 2 (8.00%) STL
5 2 (8.00%) XML
6 1 (4.00%) JAX-RS
6 1 (4.00%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Derivative
2 2 (8.00%) iPhone
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) Windows 10
3 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (28.00%) Debian
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (28.00%) Ubuntu
5 5 (20.00%) openSUSE
5 5 (20.00%) Unix
6 3 (12.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.00%) Android
7 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (8.00%) CentOS
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Information Security
3 5 (20.00%) OWASP
3 5 (20.00%) SABSA
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (20.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (20.00%) Web Development
4 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps
5 3 (12.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) Python
2 10 (40.00%) Ruby
3 4 (16.00%) Scala
4 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) Clojure
5 2 (8.00%) ClojureScript
5 2 (8.00%) Groovy
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Java 8
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCP
2 4 (16.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) ACSP
4 1 (4.00%) ACTC
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (4.00%) MOS
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) COBIT
1 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (20.00%) NIST
2 1 (4.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Docker
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) HP Fortify
1 5 (20.00%) Nessus
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) Salt
3 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.00%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Adobe
2 5 (20.00%) Qualys
2 5 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (16.00%) Apple
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Cloudera
5 2 (8.00%) Hortonworks
5 2 (8.00%) Meraki
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.00%) Sybase
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Google
6 1 (4.00%) Polycom
6 1 (4.00%) Splunk
6 1 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) Wyse